Video Games

  • In The 8-Bit ‘Game Of Thrones,’ You Win Or You Die

    Posted Friday, September 13th, 2013 05:26 pm GMT -4
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    Kids, when I was your age, 8-bit games were all we had, and they cost around $50, which back then was the average down payment for a DeLorean, and we used then to drive uphill both ways to our Weird Science classes and Breakfast Clubs. Ah, the 1980s were a good time. What was I […]

  • Xbox One Release Date Announced

    Posted Thursday, September 5th, 2013 12:03 pm GMT -4
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    Microsoft has finally revealed that official release date of their upcoming next-gen console, Xbox One. The console is set to hit a total of 13 markets worldwide on its release day, Friday, November 22, 2013. Xbox One will be available in Australia, Austria, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexio, New Zealand, Spain, the UK, […]

  • Nintendo Reveals New 2DS Console

    Posted Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 11:00 am GMT -4
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    Nintendo has become well-known for releasing several different versions of their handheld devices, usually expanding upon and updating the previous model. Now, the company is doing something a little different with their recently announced 2DS console. Featuring a complete redesign, the system looks more akin to an older Gameboy (though much wider, of course), abandoning the […]

  • Throwback Thursday: ‘Final Fantasy III (AKA Final Fantasy VI)’

    Posted Thursday, August 29th, 2013 11:00 am GMT -4
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    It’s one of the most beloved games in ‘Final Fantasy’ history, and takes this belovedness to strike an odd balance of being relatively unknown. It also has a confusing number, seeing as it was the third ‘Final Fantasy’ to be released in the US, but the sixth to be released in Japan. So, to avoid […]

  • Play With Friends in ‘Fable Legends’

    Posted Tuesday, August 27th, 2013 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    Peter Molyneux and Lionhead Studios have announced a new multiplayer entry in the  Microsoft-exclusive ‘Fable’ series titled ‘Fable Legends.’ Co-operative play in the land of Albion has been available to players since its inclusion in ‘Fable 2′, but the experience was always rather limited. Lionhead Studios is looking to change that with ‘Fable Legends’, having […]

  • ‘The Elder Scrolls Online’ To Require $15 Monthly Fee

    Posted Monday, August 26th, 2013 11:00 am GMT -4
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    Bethesda Softworks and ZeniMax Online Studios have revealed that their upcoming MMO ‘The Elder Scrolls Online‘ will require a monthly fee of $15 to play. This monthly fee is in addition to the $60 that gamers will have to spend for the game itself, causing some excited Elder Scrolls fans to quickly shy away from […]

  • First Trailer For Telltale Games’ ‘The Wolf Among Us’

    Posted Saturday, August 24th, 2013 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    Telltale Games, the studio behind the critically-acclaimed ‘The Walking Dead’ adventure series, has released the first trailer for their upcoming series ‘Fables: The Wolf Among Us’. Based on the popular DC comic ‘Fables‘ from writer Bill Willingham, ‘The Wolf Among Us’ has players taking on the role of Bigby Wolf, who is acting as sheriff […]

  • New ‘Lego Marvel Superheroes’ Trailer From Gamescom

    Posted Thursday, August 22nd, 2013 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    Legos have certainly been a popular plaything for children for decades, but over the past few years, the building blocks company has started to expand to video games and movies, including the upcoming major motion picture ‘The Lego Movie’ starring Chris Pratt, Morgan Freeman, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett, and more. Though those mediums, the company […]

  • ‘Grand Theft Auto Online’ Debuts in New Trailer from Rockstar

    Posted Wednesday, August 21st, 2013 07:09 pm GMT -4
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    Long-time ‘Grand Theft Auto’ fans remember the huge announcement that ‘San Andreas’ would feature free-roaming local co-op back on PlayStation 2. Then, along came ‘Grand Theft Auto IV’, which introduced the world to 16-player online chaos set in a sprawling Liberty City. Since the announcement of ‘Grand Theft Auto V’, fans have been wondering how […]

  • Sony’s PlayStation 4 To Be Released On November 15th

    Posted Wednesday, August 21st, 2013 10:00 am GMT -4
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    With a price point of $399 ($100 less than the Xbox One), the PlayStation 4 already has one leg up on their main rival. Not only that, they are also going to have a sooner release date than their competitor. That’s right, ladies and gentlemen, we’ve finally been told exactly when you can purchase a PlayStation […]

  • J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot Releases Eerie Teaser Called ‘Stranger’

    Posted Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Everything that J.J. Abrams gets involved in is usually surrounded by a good bit of mystery. From ‘Lost’ to ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ to ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’, each one kept the filmmaker’s fans in suspense for as long as he could allow it. Now, a new video has been released by Abrams’ Bad Robot […]

  • BioWare Writer Jennifer Hepler Didn’t Quit As A Result of Death Threats

    Posted Saturday, August 17th, 2013 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    Yesterday we reported that a senior writer for BioWare’s ‘Dragon Age’ franchise, Jennifer Hepler, quit her job to go freelance after receiving horrible threats to her family. The story came out of an article published by Metro, which does bring to light the very real and scary underbelly of Gamer Culture — the same one that […]

  • BioWare ‘Dragon Age II’ Senior Writer Quits After Death Threats To Family

    Posted Friday, August 16th, 2013 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    BioWare writer Jennifer Hepler, who worked on ‘Dragon Age,’ ‘Dragon Age II’ and ‘Star Wars: The Old Republic’, and who was at work on ‘Dragon Age: Inquisition’ has quit the company to go freelance after repeated death threats on the internet, menacing phone calls and finally, a posting on a message board threatening to kill […]

  • ‘Call of Duty: Ghosts’ Multiplayer Revealed

    Posted Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 08:33 pm GMT -4
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    The wait is over for Call of Duty fans, as Infinity Ward has finally given players a glimpse of the future of CoD multiplayer in the newest trailer for Call of Duty: Ghosts. Long-time CoD players should immediately notice the huge changes coming to the series, first and foremost being the ability to (finally) have […]

  • ‘The Legend of Zelda’ Animated Movie… That Never Happened

    Posted Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 05:30 pm GMT -4
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    ‘The Legend of Zelda’ fans have long awaited the announcement of a feature film based on Link’s many adventures in the land of Hyrule, but as time passes, such a film seems like an impossible dream. Little did we know, however, that animation studio Imagi Films had once pitched a computer-animated ‘Legend of Zelda‘ film. […]